(most common name)
• Ngombe dza Vakaranga
also named (Ndebele):
also named (Shona):
• Ngombe dza Maswina
The Mashona is usually black, but can also have a variety of coats, including:
• brown with a yellowish muzzle
• brownish-black with a lighter eel stripe along the spine
• pied (color in patches)
The Mashona is also often polled (no horns).
You can also go to:
My Daily Cow® Zimbabwe and read about other Zimbabwean cattle breeds.
The Cow Wall® A-Z Cattle Breed Picture Reference to see other breeds of cattle in the world.